Studio portrait of 428858 Pilot Officer (PO) George York RAAF and his fellow crewmembers from 102 ...

Accession Number P04742.002
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Print silver gelatin
Place made United Kingdom: England
Date made c 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Studio portrait of 428858 Pilot Officer (PO) George York RAAF and his fellow crewmembers from 102 Squadron RAF. All were killed in action when their Halifax bomber was shot down over Rehborn by a German night figher on the night of 13 August 1944. Identified, back row, left to right: PO York; Roy H Osborne, RAF; 423726 PO Alf H Harvey. Front row: PO Jack Finney, RAF; 422825 Flying Officer E Young; 423711 PO Johnnie G Gordon.